Category Archives: Chocolate

La Femme Mange 12 hours in the French Basque Country

When traveling, my family prefers to take things easy. Neighborhood strolls and café breaks tend to be as important as, and sometimes even taking precedence over monuments and museums. Even when we only had a day to tour the French … Continue reading

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La Femme Boit Chocolate Chaud Chez Jean Paul Hevin

What began as a great outing this afternoon unfortunately concluded with a stolen iphone in the midst of tourist-infested Montmartre. Losing something is never pleasant, and I  necessarily accorded myself enough time to blame my own carelessness and gripe about … Continue reading

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La Femme Bake and Mange Red Wine Chocolate Cake

You can call me a novelty baker. When it comes to firing up the oven for something sweet, I have neither the desire to master the basics, nor the interest to challenge myself with the classics. Chocolate chip cookies? Too … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange Chocolates in Belgium

Brussels suffers from a bum rap amongst holiday makers to Europe, the husband included. Brussels is only good for a daytrip, he contended. The Mannekin Pis is so small, the Grand Place, while beautiful gets boring after a while. And … Continue reading

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